Catholic High School Stands Firm Against Makers of Lesbian Film

salesian highCommentary by Susan Brinkmann, OCDS

Salesian High School, a Catholic boys’ school in New Rochelle, New York, is taking heat for refusing to allow its premises to be used to film a scene for a movie about a lesbian couple, an incident that is being used as yet another hammer with which to pummel Church teaching.

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Dallas Bishop Speaks About Harboring Family of Ebola Victim

Archbishop Kevin Farrell

Archbishop Kevin Farrell

Although he received some criticism for doing so, Dallas Bishop Kevin Farrell sheltered the fiancé of Thomas Eric Duncan, the first person to die of Ebola in the U.S., during the required quarantine period because that’s what Jesus would have done.

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Children of Same-Sex Parents to Speak Out

same sex marriage symbolCommentary by Susan Brinkmann, OCDS

In an explosive blog posted on The American Thinker, Rivka Edelman, who was raised by same-sex parents, says she and others like her have had enough of being bullied, threatened and publicly maligned by gay activists for telling the truth about the hardships of being raised by homosexual parents and are currently in the process of getting their stories ready for publication.

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Houston Mayor Continues Bullying Campaign

houston logoCommentary by Susan Brinkmann, OCDS

Annise Parker, the openly gay mayor of Houston who caused a national outcry last week for subpoenaing the sermons of five Christian pastors, made several unsuccessful attempts to convince the public that she’s backing off of this outrageous breach of the U.S. Constitution even while continuing to bully Christians for expressing their views in church sanctuaries.

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Synod Intrigues and A Call for Prayer

Archbishop Zbignev Stankevics

Archbishop Zbignev Stankevics calls for prayer

In addition to a host of other intrigues, allegations are swirling today that groups within the Vatican are engineering the Synod to move toward “modernizing” Church teaching on social issues, which prompted Latvian Archbishop Zbignev Stankevics to issue an urgent call for prayer.

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